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‘The San Quentin Project’ exhibit explores the complexities of prison life

For several years, Bay Area artist and photographer Nigel Poor has been teaching photography classes for inmates at San Quentin State Prison. One day in late 2012, she stopped by the front office to speak with the prison’s public information officer about something and noticed a box of old aerial photos of the correctional complex from the 1970s […]